Stephen Conley PhD, President
Dr. Conley received his bachelor’s degree in Physics from the California State University, Chico and his PhD in Atmospheric Science from the University of California, Davis. His research focused on processes controlling transport of trace gases in the planetary boundary layer, with emphasis on turbulent motions. Prior to becoming an atmospheric scientist, Dr. Conley founded several successful companies and served as an officer in the United States Navy. He is an instrument rated commercial pilot with over 2000 hours of flight time.
Justin Pifer, Pilot
Justin is a second generation pilot who started his flying career in St Louis. He completed his Instrument and Commercial Pilot Certificates in Colorado while also earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Aviation Technology from Metropolitan State University of Denver. At Scientific Aviation, Justin combines his passion for aviation with his interest in the environment.